A British woman died from drinking too much water while hiking, doctors have reported. The 47-year-old, from London, died after consuming so much water, the levels of salt in her blood plummeted, causing her brain to swell and die. It is the first documented case of a hiker dying of
Femi Fani Kayode who had called for the expulsion of Fulani herdsmen in Yoruba land following the alleged kidnap of Olu Falae by the herdsmen, took to his Facebook page to react to new reports that suspected herdsmen attacked Falae's farm on Monday October 5th.
Nigeria’s former Senate President, Ken Nnamani, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that the war against corruption is extended to all parts of the country.Senator Nnamani, made the call sequel to President Buhari’s speech at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, where the President described corruption and cross border
A former Federal Commissioner for Information, Chief Edwin Clark, has said he has left the Peoples Democratic Party. Clark, who was a staunch supporter of former President Goodluck Jonathan, however said he would not joint the governing party, the All Progressives Congress.
The Anambra state police command has said that 43 members of the Movement for the Actualization of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) who were accused of disrupting the peace in the state are in police net.
Reports of a clandestine investigation on the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Lamorde have raised dust as President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly ordered a probe on him over sundry allegations of acts incompatible with leadership of the anti crime agency. According to Vanguard, the investigation is
A member of the House of Representatives, Representative Adamu Kamale, says in spite of reports of success, parts of Adamawa State, North-East Nigeria, are experiencing worsening security situation.The lawmaker at the Lower Chamber of the National Assembly, made the statement in Abuja while moving a motion of urgent national importance.
(Nollywood stars at the BON reading in Ondo State. Photo: BON) Nollywood stars Muyiwa Ademola, Tope Tedela, Chelsea Eze, Jibola Daboh and Mimi Orjiekwe among others, visited Akure, the Ondo State capital, last Sunday, October 4, 2015 to read and inspire students from secondary schools around the state as part
A former deputy chairman of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Mr. Danlami Umar Zuru, has declared his intention to contest the chairmanship position of the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) in the forthcoming FCT council election.
Imo state governor, Rochas Okorocha today paid a condolence visit to Sokoto state governor, Aminu Tambuwal over the death of some Sokoto state pilgrims in last month's Hajj stampede that killed over 700.
The United Nations has denied an involvement in the police investigations which led to the arrest and prosecution of a former president of the General Assembly, Ambassador John Ashe, over an alleged $1 million bribery. It would be recalled that the former United Nations top official who had also represented
This photo of Ric Lindley, Jefferson County Sheriff's Deputy comforting a baby at the scene of an accident on Tuesday went viral on Facebook. The photo which was captured at the crash site in Leeds, Alabama, has garnered over 22,000 likes and shared 7,904 times. The baby was removed from